UK General Election results February 1950

23rd February 1950
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Bradford Central — Bristol North WestBristol South — Caithness & Sutherland
Bradford Central
[E] Labour win
M WebbLabour24,82258.74%
T BoyceConservative & Nat Lib13,37531.65%
CF SarsbyLiberal4,0639.61%

Electorate: 49,935; Turnout: 84.63%;
Majority: 11,447 (27.09%)


Bradford East
[E] Labour win
F McLeavyLabour27,69459.78%
GF GreenbankConservative & Nat Lib12,52727.04%
JS SnowdenLiberal5,56512.01%
H GreenCommunist5431.17%

Electorate: 54,730; Turnout: 84.65%;
Majority: 15,167 (32.74%)


Bradford North
[E] Conservative & National Liberal win
WJ TaylorConservative & Nat Lib20,62845.71%
ME NicholLabour18,51741.03%
J KitchingLiberal5,98513.26%

Electorate: 51,462; Turnout: 87.70%;
Majority: 2,111 (4.68%)


Bradford South
[E] Labour win
G CraddockLabour21,34447.50%
JL WindleConservative & Nat Lib15,99835.60%
E RushworthLiberal7,59416.90%

Electorate: 52,135; Turnout: 86.19%;
Majority: 5,346 (11.90%)


Brecon & Radnor
[W] unchanged:
TE WatkinsLabour22,51948.84%
JD Gibson-WattConservative19,69042.70%
RMR PatonLiberal3,9038.46%

Electorate: 51,951; Turnout: 88.76%;
Majority: 2,829 (6.14%)


Brentford & Chiswick
[E] unchanged:
PB LucasConservative18,40847.88%
FE Noel-BakerLabour17,55145.65%
DF HorneLiberal2,0865.43%
J ParkerCommunist4011.04%

Electorate: 43,854; Turnout: 87.67%;
Majority: 857 (2.23%)


Bridgwater
[E] unchanged:
G WillsConservative21,73248.84%
NE CarrLabour16,05336.08%
S King-HallInd6,70815.08%

Electorate: 51,884; Turnout: 85.75%;
Majority: 5,679 (12.76%)


Bridlington
[E] Conservative win
R WoodConservative26,12450.93%
G WadsworthLiberal16,15831.50%
W PashbyLabour9,01317.57%

Electorate: 62,602; Turnout: 81.94%;
Majority: 9,966 (19.43%)


Brierley Hill
[E] Labour win
CJ SimmonsLabour24,30250.32%
D WilliamsConservative19,66540.72%
TP HanleyLiberal4,3298.96%

Electorate: 56,520; Turnout: 85.45%;
Majority: 4,637 (9.60%)


Brigg
[E] Labour win
EL MallalieuLabour28,93452.71%
MF StanilandConservative18,52133.74%
DM CowleyLiberal7,43813.55%

Electorate: 64,068; Turnout: 85.68%;
Majority: 10,413 (18.97%)


Brighouse & Spenborough
[E] Labour win
FA CobbLabour25,58852.17%
WE WooleyNational Liberal23,45647.83%

Electorate: 55,709; Turnout: 88.04%;
Majority: 2,132 (4.35%)


Brighton Kemptown
[E] Conservative win
HS JohnsonConservative22,43148.83%
JT HuddartLabour19,43042.30%
M BuckleyLiberal4,0738.87%

Electorate: 58,909; Turnout: 77.97%;
Majority: 3,001 (6.53%)


Brighton Pavilion
[E] Conservative win
W TeelingConservative26,91761.54%
L KnowlesLabour12,26428.04%
JS ChoateLiberal4,55510.41%

Electorate: 55,401; Turnout: 78.94%;
Majority: 14,653 (33.50%)


Bristol Central
[E] Labour win
SS AwberryLabour25,88959.66%
JWW PeytonConservative13,46131.02%
DDO JonesLiberal4,0429.32%

Electorate: 51,366; Turnout: 84.48%;
Majority: 12,428 (28.64%)


Bristol North East
[E] Labour win
W ColdrickLabour20,45649.43%
Lady AspleyConservative & Nat Lib16,08238.86%
I WoodcockLiberal4,84811.71%

Electorate: 49,032; Turnout: 84.41%;
Majority: 4,374 (10.57%)


Bristol North West
[E] Conservative win
JG BraithwaiteConservative23,88447.71%
C MorrisLabour21,39442.74%
FM PughLiberal4,7849.56%

Electorate: 58,800; Turnout: 85.14%;
Majority: 2,490 (4.97%)

Bristol South
[E] Labour win
WA WilkinsLabour23,45659.86%
SCL MaydonConservative12,47331.83%
ED KayLiberal3,2598.32%

Electorate: 46,035; Turnout: 85.13%;
Majority: 10,983 (28.03%)


Bristol South East
[E] Labour win
S CrippsLabour29,39362.58%
RE SimmsConservative12,59026.80%
FJ GoudgeLiberal4,4639.50%
JF WebbCommunist5241.12%

Electorate: 55,289; Turnout: 84.95%;
Majority: 16,803 (35.77%)


Bristol West
[E] Conservative win
O StanleyConservative24,92058.93%
ESD BishopLabour12,67729.98%
H NuttallLiberal4,68811.09%

Electorate: 51,299; Turnout: 82.43%;
Majority: 12,243 (28.95%)


Brixton
[E] Labour win
M LiptonLabour24,01552.78%
AH FoordConservative18,95741.66%
E LakemanLiberal2,5275.55%

Electorate: 56,082; Turnout: 81.13%;
Majority: 5,058 (11.12%)


Bromley
[E] Conservative win
H MacmillanConservative23,04257.26%
JR ElliottLabour12,35430.70%
PW GraftonLiberal4,84712.04%

Electorate: 47,369; Turnout: 84.96%;
Majority: 10,688 (26.56%)


Bromsgrove
[E] Conservative win
JMC HiggsConservative21,67443.96%
DP ChesworthLabour21,48443.58%
RWT HillLiberal6,14512.46%

Electorate: 57,462; Turnout: 85.80%;
Majority: 190 (0.39%)


Broxtowe
[E] Labour win
FS CocksLabour35,47172.51%
CPE BaileyConservative13,44527.49%

Electorate: 56,815; Turnout: 86.10%;
Majority: 22,026 (45.03%)


Buckingham
[E] Labour win
AM CrawleyLabour20,78247.12%
SF MarkhamConservative19,12843.37%
J KellockLiberal4,1969.51%

Electorate: 51,181; Turnout: 86.18%;
Majority: 1,654 (3.75%)


Buckinghamshire South
[E] Conservative win
RM BellConservative26,86558.64%
C DeeLabour11,38924.86%
B BelfrageLiberal7,55916.50%

Electorate: 53,482; Turnout: 85.66%;
Majority: 15,476 (33.78%)


Burnley
[E] Labour win
WA BurkeLabour30,68555.65%
FH WilsonConservative23,63642.86%
W WhitakerCommunist5260.95%
D CarradiceInd Labour Party2950.53%

Electorate: 61,568; Turnout: 89.56%;
Majority: 7,049 (12.78%)


Burton
[E] Conservative win
A ColegateConservative24,90351.54%
AW LyneLabour23,41848.46%

Electorate: 56,152; Turnout: 86.05%;
Majority: 1,485 (3.07%)


Bury & Radcliffe
[E] Conservative win
W FletcherConservative26,48545.78%
J OwenLabour25,70544.43%
C HindleyLiberal5,6629.79%

Electorate: 66,465; Turnout: 87.04%;
Majority: 780 (1.35%)


Bury St Edmunds
[E] Conservative win
WT AitkenConservative22,55949.29%
C McCallLabour18,43040.27%
HW SparhamLiberal4,78010.44%

Electorate: 55,495; Turnout: 82.47%;
Majority: 4,129 (9.02%)


Caernarvon
[W] Labour win
GO RobertsLabour18,36949.17%
ER ThomasLiberal7,79120.86%
GW WilliamsConservative6,31516.90%
JE JonesWelsh Nationalist4,88213.07%

Electorate: 43,483; Turnout: 85.91%;
Majority: 10,578 (28.32%)


Caerphilly
[W] Labour win
N EdwardsLabour30,27077.53%
KJ LloydConservative8,77122.47%

Electorate: 46,321; Turnout: 84.28%;
Majority: 21,499 (55.07%)


Caithness & Sutherland
[S] unchanged:
D RobertsonConservative6,96935.86%
A SinclairLiberal6,70034.47%
A MacArthurLabour5,76729.67%

Electorate: 25,387; Turnout: 76.56%;
Majority: 269 (1.38%)

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